New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1904.
First Edition. Hardcover. 7 3/4" X 5". 274pp, plus 2 leaves of ads. Green cloth over boards, with cover and spine lettered in gilt. Moderate edgewear, with bumping to corners, scattered rubbing, and light soiling. Lean to spine. Top edge gilt. Small spots of soiling to endpapers. Christmas gift label pasted to front free endpaper. Mild foxing to tissue-guarded frontispiece and foxing to verso of front free endpaper. Illustrated throughout with frontispiece and 7 additional black and white plates. Very light occasional foxing to pages, else clean and unmarked. Binding is sound. A solid, if worn, first printing copy of this collection of Southern stories by Thomas Nelson Page, including "Bred in the Bone," "The Spectre in the Cart," "The Sheriff's Bluff," "The Long Hillside," "Old Jabe's Marital Experiments," "The Christmas Peace," and "Mam' Lyddy's Recognition." Good. Item #1788